China Eastern Airlines launches direct flights from Qingdao to Dubai
China Eastern Airlines will fly three flights per week to Dubai
Hotelier sister title Arabian Business has reported that China Eastern Airlines is to launch direct flights from the Chinese city of Qingdao to Dubai from June 29 2019, it was announced on Saturday.
Reportedly, the airline will operate three round trips per week between Qingdao and Dubai, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, with the flights taking an average of ten hours.
China Eastern Airlines also announced a new direct flight between Qingdao and Paris, which will operate on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Qingdao is a major seaport city located on China’s Yellow Sea coast. It has a population of over nine million people and is home to the Jiaozhou Bay Bridge, the world’s longest sea bridge.